Big Blue spy stole for the Chinese family planning clinic
Published in News


Birth control tech

A former developer for IBM admitted carrying out economic espionage and to stealing trade secrets for the Chinese equivalent of the family planning clinic.

Google is a daydream believer
Published in Mobiles


More than 10 million daydreamers in 2017

Google is confident that more than 10 million smartphones will support its Daydream platform 2017 – well, someone needs to believe in it.

Acer sees monitor market stabilise
Published in News


Expects to make a bob or two


While global demand for LCD monitors is as depressing as US politics, Acer expect its LCD monitor shipments to be stable in 2017.

Movie stealing was a failure in Bollywood
Published in News


Box office disaster averted.


Stealing a movie in India proved a song and dance for the hackers who ended up arrested.

DIY LTE networks could be a thing
Published in Mobiles


MulteFire wants you to be carrier free


An industry consortium called MulteFire wants to help you build your own LTE-like network that uses the Wi-Fi spectrum, without any carriers or providers.

New OS/2 Warp is out
Published in News


A ghost in the machine


The long-awaited modern OS/2 distribution from Arca Noae has been released.

FCC refuses to provide proof of hack
Published in News


Did it even happen?


The FCC is getting a bit of bad press for refusing to reveal details of an alleged DDoS hack which caused its site to crash.

Chipzilla leans on MB partners to provide Optane
Published in Motherboards


MSI did, but others are unhappy

Chipzilla is leaning on its motherboard chums to bundle Optane on motherboards, much like MSI did.

Lenovo releases new laptop family
Published in Notebooks


The All-New IdeaPads


Lenovo has released a new family of six IdeaPads – the 720, 520, and 320 and IdeaPad 720S, 520S and 320S with the S standing for slim.

Apple loses tablet crown to Samsung
Published in Notebooks


As market goes down the loo


The fruity tax-dodging cargo cult is no longer the number one tablet maker in Europe, despite inventing the keyboardless netbook.